Bloom: an event for new and expectant moms {Tickets on sale now!}


*Please note, no tickets will be available at the door. All tickets must be bought beforehand for planning purposes.

Over the past few months we’ve had several moms request an event geared towards new moms or moms who are expecting. We thought this was a wonderful idea, and that was how Bloom was born.

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Bloom is an event exclusively for new and expectant moms, or women who are hoping to be expecting soon. Our first Bloom event will be held at Kids City, our favorite local baby and kid’s store! We are so thankful to them for opening up their space to us, and this event will be held before the store opens on Sunday, November 16.

*Please note, this event is baby friendly, so please don’t worry about bringing your babes!


Our Sponsors:

We have some fabulous sponsors who are helping to make this event a reality for you all!

Kids City


Timberlane Dental Group


Heritage VT

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Momentum Physical Therapy

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Healthy Living

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The details:

When: Sunday, November 16

Time: 8:30-10:30am

Where: Kids City, 10 Farrell St.


General Admission: $25

VIP Ticket which includes a VIP swag bag: $35 {SOLD OUT}

General Admission ticket includes:

Pampering Services

What expectant or new mom doesn’t deserve some pampering?! We will have several local businesses on hand to provide some relaxation and pampering such as EarthySoul, Sempiira, La Bella Derma, Heartfire Henna and Massage Journey. Think chair massages, mini facials, and reflexology!

Storewide discount

All attendees will be able to take advantage of  a 20% storewide discount just for Bloom attendees! Please note that there are a few restrictions: no rewards earned for purchase, does not apply to sale items for previous purchases, and applies to in stock items only.

Informational Sessions

Kids City has put together two informational sessions that will take place at this event; Car Seats 101 and Strollers 101. Both will be loaded with great information for all new and expectant moms and will cover everything from infant up through booster!

Connecting with each other and great, local resources

We want to provide an opportunity for you all to connect with one another and with some great local businesses that provide products and resources geared towards new and expectant moms! Present at this event will be Timberlane Dental Group, Kids City, Heritage VT, Momentum Physical TherapyCedar Wood Natural Health Center, Before Birth Bonding, Chunky Love Boutique, Pure Barre, Babywearing International of of Greater BurlingtonMinou Kids, Happy Bellies, The EdgeChiropractic for Kids and Adults, Babies to Boomers, VT Birth Haven, and Smarty Pants.

Delicious food and drink

We are so grateful to Healthy Living Market and Cafe for providing coffee, tea, fruit and mini scones and muffins for this event, along with Bright Eyes Bakery who will be providing fruit bars and cinnamon rolls.

Access to giveaways

We have a FABULOUS lineup of giveaways for this event! 100% of the proceeds for this raffle will be going to LUND. We love this local non-profit that helps countless mothers and families within our community, and we are honored to be able to support them again through this event.


A full list of giveaways can be found below:

Bitybean:: baby carrier. Kids City:: TBD. Pure Barre:: Week of unlimited classes and custom socks. Lunaroma:: $25 gift certificate. Lucy Darling Shop:: Gift basket with an ABC print, month by month stickers, and custom closet organizers. Crane:: Cow humidifier. The Rehab Gym:: Free pre or post-natal class. Apple Cheeks Diapers:: micro-terry little bundle and swim diaper. Mirror, Mirror:: TBD. See Kai Run:: Free pair of shoes (mother’s choice). Chunky Love Boutique:: 1 lovey (mommas choice). Earth Mamma Angel Baby:: Baby Essentials Bundle. Green Mountain Diapers:: Diapers, diaper pins and a gift card. Babywearing International of Greater Burlington:: one year membership. Sweet Events Photography:: Maternity or Newborn photo session. Simply Planned:: “Welcome Baby” organizational session. Poe Wovens:: Woven wrap and one hour babywearing consult. Ubbi:: Diaper pail (mother’s choice of color). Evolution Yoga:: 5 class pass for Evokids classes. Barrio Bakery:: $25 gift card. Lambie & Me:: Gift basket. Woombie:: Woombie swaddle. Hello Apparel:: “I’m so Tired” adult t-shirt and “I’m Not Tired” baby onesie. Nova Natural:: Gift card. Babylonia:: Ring sling. Zipadee-Zip:: TBD. Rockin’ Green:: TBD. Red Clover Inn:: Babymoon giveaway. Jinja Jewelry:: One piece of jewelry. Baby Elephant Ears:: one baby elephant ears for car seat. O’Briens Salon:: TBD. Boppy:: Boppy pillow and newborn lounger. Undercover Mama:: one nursing shirt (of mother’s choice). Happy Family:: Welcome Baby gift set. Minou Kids:: $25 gift certificate. The Edge:: 1 month family membership. Bamboobies:: One pair of regular and heavy nursing pads. Healing Earth VT:: Mother Earth and Baby gift set. Baby Jack & Co:: Baby blanket. Replay Recycle:: Feeding Set. Oxo Tot:: Seedling High Chair. OiOi USA:: Diaper bag. Kids City:: Chicco Keyfit 3o car seat and base. Kids City:: Gund Giant, Fuzzy Teddy Bear. Kids City:: Lullaby Earth 2 Stage Dual Lightweight Crib Mattress. Kids City:: Keekaroo Height Right High Chair. Kids City:: Halo Sleep Sack gift set. Kids City:: Melissa and Doug gift set. Kids City:: Bella B Pampering Pregnancy and Beyond gift set. Kids City:: 3-1 Micro Kickboard. Kids City:: Starry Night Dream Station by B Kids. Kids City:: 2 pairs of Robeez Soft Sole Shoes. Happy Bellies:: $25 gift card towards placenta encapsulation.

*Please note that this list of giveaways is not final, and we will be adding to it leading up to the event.

One swag bag

Each general admission ticket gets one swag bag loaded with goodies from the following businesses:

Kids City, Boogie Wipes, Pure Barre, Quinn Popcorn, Crane USA, Happy Family BrandPeter Rabbit Organics, Mrs. Patel’s, Bright Eye’s Bakery, Bitsy’s Brain Food, Fresh Wave, Massage Journey, Advocare by Amy MacBethEvolution Yoga, Rockin’ Green, Zipadee-Zip, Boppy, Vermont Juice Co., Undercover Mamma, Prenatal Method, Bamboobies, Healing Earth VT, EarthySoul, iplay, Timberlane Dental, Sticky 9’s and Nuby.

*Please note that this list of swag items is not final, and we will be adding to it leading up to the event.

VIP Ticket Includes:

All of the above plus a few additional items to the swag bag above:

*a free eyebrow waxing or shaping from Mirror, Mirror

*a free haircut or 1/2 off color from Toni LaClair at Purple Sage Salon in Williston, VT

*A soy candle from Fresh Wave

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*a $20 gift card to Massage Journey

*1 bag of best friends, Happy Tot cookies from Happy Family Brand

*One oogiebear– the better booger tool!


*One set of Bamboobies nursing pads

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*$30 gift card to EarthySoul

*Halo baby hat


*Please note that this list of VIP swag items is not final, and we will be adding to it leading up to the event.

Purchase your ticket now!

*Disclaimers: ALL TICKET SALES ARE FINAL. NO REFUNDS. NO RAIN CHECKS.THIS EVENT WILL HAPPEN RAIN OR SHINE. NO TICKETS WILL BE AVAILABLE AT THE DOOR. In the event that you cannot attend the event we will do our best to assist you in finding another mom to exchange/give/or sell your ticket if the need arises and/or if time allows. Photos will be taken at the event and of attendees for use on the blog and on social media by BurlingtonVT Moms Blog and sponsors. If you would not like your photos to be used, please notify us at check-in at the event.


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